WIKIS UNIVERSIDAD CENTRAL DE VENEZUELA FACULTAD DE HUMANIDADES Y EDUCACIÓN MAESTRÍA EN INGLÉS  COMO LENGUA EXTRANJERA Octo...
Agenda <ul><li>Defining what a wiki is </li></ul><ul><li>Knowing its different educational uses </li></ul><ul><li>Knowing ...
What is a Wiki? http:// www.teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?video_id =20514
A Wiki is… <ul><li>A versatile Web 2.0 tool. It is an interactive and dynamic Website with pages that anyone can create, e...
What is it for? In education, a wiki can be used  for… <ul><li>Course syllabus  </li></ul><ul><li>Seminar/course content <...
Why a wiki? is free is easy to create is friendly has public or private access improves communication and interaction enco...
Where can I create a wiki? Here are some wiki hosts…
A wiki on Wetpaint
A wiki on PBworks
A wiki on Wikispaces
10 Top Wiki sites Source:  http://lists.econsultant.com/top-best-wikis-websites.html   <ul><li>01.  Wikipedia </li></ul><u...
Some educational wiki samples <ul><li>Course syllabus </li></ul><ul><li>  http://6thgrade-07.pbwiki.com/ </li></ul><ul><li...
… Some educational wiki samples <ul><li>Organizations' dynamic and interactive Web sites </li></ul><ul><li>http:// avealme...
Now, let’s work! Image:  http://www.ikiw.org/wp-content/uploads/2008/04/working-the-wiki-way.jpg
Create an account on Wetpaint
Then, choose a template
Update your profile
Invite your students, colleagues and friends to collaborate.
References <ul><li>Further reading: </li></ul><ul><li>The Centre for educational technologies.  Wikis.  [On line]. Availab...
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  1. 1. WIKIS UNIVERSIDAD CENTRAL DE VENEZUELA FACULTAD DE HUMANIDADES Y EDUCACIÓN MAESTRÍA EN INGLÉS COMO LENGUA EXTRANJERA October 20, 2009 Evelyn Izquierdo ICT in ELT course facilitator [email_address]
  2. 2. Agenda <ul><li>Defining what a wiki is </li></ul><ul><li>Knowing its different educational uses </li></ul><ul><li>Knowing different Wiki hosts </li></ul><ul><li>Seeing some wiki samples </li></ul><ul><li>Creating a wiki </li></ul><ul><li>Setting up an ESL/EFL/ESP activity in your new wiki </li></ul><ul><li>Inviting colleagues and students to visit your wiki </li></ul>
  3. 3. What is a Wiki? http:// www.teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?video_id =20514
  4. 4. A Wiki is… <ul><li>A versatile Web 2.0 tool. It is an interactive and dynamic Website with pages that anyone can create, edit and contribute to. You can include texts, photos, videos, polls, gadgets or widgets and more.  </li></ul>Web 2.0
  5. 5. What is it for? In education, a wiki can be used for… <ul><li>Course syllabus  </li></ul><ul><li>Seminar/course content </li></ul><ul><li>Course projects </li></ul><ul><li>Projects for kids </li></ul><ul><li>Institutional Web sites </li></ul><ul><li>Forum - Discussions - Social networks </li></ul><ul><li>Events </li></ul><ul><li>Workshops </li></ul><ul><li>Online presentations </li></ul><ul><li>A resource for teaching and learning </li></ul>
  6. 6. Why a wiki? is free is easy to create is friendly has public or private access improves communication and interaction encourages students/readers participation promotes collaborative work facilitates course/peer/group projects provides a space for sharing resource materials improves student/student and teacher/students relationships develops creativity allows editions provides different editing tools and templates allows to add multiple Web applications is fun Because…
  7. 7. Where can I create a wiki? Here are some wiki hosts…
  8. 8. A wiki on Wetpaint
  9. 9. A wiki on PBworks
  10. 10. A wiki on Wikispaces
  11. 11. 10 Top Wiki sites Source: http://lists.econsultant.com/top-best-wikis-websites.html <ul><li>01.  Wikipedia </li></ul><ul><li>02.  wikiHow </li></ul><ul><li>03.  Wikibooks </li></ul><ul><li>04.  Wikinews </li></ul><ul><li>05.  Wetpaint </li></ul><ul><li>06.  Wikitravel </li></ul><ul><li>07.  WikiHealth </li></ul><ul><li>08.  ProductWIki </li></ul><ul><li>09.  DIY Bookbinding </li></ul><ul><li>10.  WikiFAQ </li></ul>
  12. 12. Some educational wiki samples <ul><li>Course syllabus </li></ul><ul><li>  http://6thgrade-07.pbwiki.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>Seminar content </li></ul><ul><li>http://web2meltingpot.wikispaces.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>  Course projects </li></ul><ul><li>http://annualcourse2007-2008.wetpaint.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://ingles2componentedocente2007.wetpaint.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>Projects for kids </li></ul><ul><li>http://lcb-childrenandjuniors-students.pbwiki.com/BreakfastShow </li></ul><ul><li>http://lcb-childrenandjuniors-students.pbwiki.com/Toy+Story+by+Children+1 </li></ul>
  13. 13. … Some educational wiki samples <ul><li>Organizations' dynamic and interactive Web sites </li></ul><ul><li>http:// avealmec.pbwiki.com /FrontPage </li></ul><ul><li>  Forum - Discussions -Social network: </li></ul><ul><li>http://episteme.wetpaint.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://webheadsatwc3.wetpaint.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>  Events </li></ul><ul><li>  http://usb-avealmec.pbwiki.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>http:// ictforeflteacher.wetpaint.com /   </li></ul><ul><li>  Online presentations </li></ul><ul><li>http://workshops4teflt.wikispaces.com/http://dafnegonzalez.com/langl/wiki-workshop.htm </li></ul><ul><li>A resource for teaching and learning </li></ul><ul><li>http:// theconnectedclassroom.wikispaces.com /   </li></ul>
  14. 14. Now, let’s work! Image: http://www.ikiw.org/wp-content/uploads/2008/04/working-the-wiki-way.jpg
  15. 15. Create an account on Wetpaint
  16. 16. Then, choose a template
  17. 17. Update your profile
  18. 18. Invite your students, colleagues and friends to collaborate.
  19. 19. References <ul><li>Further reading: </li></ul><ul><li>The Centre for educational technologies. Wikis. [On line]. Available at http://cet.emory.edu/cet/wikis.cfm </li></ul><ul><li>What is a wiki. [On line]. Available at: http:// www.libsuccess.org/index.php?title = What_is_a_Wiki </li></ul><ul><li>Maestros del Web. ¿Qué es un wiki? [En línea]. Available at: http:// www.maestrosdelweb.com/editorial/queeswiki / </li></ul><ul><li>Top 28 wiki sites. http://lists.econsultant.com/top-best-wikis-websites.html </li></ul><ul><li>Wikis: </li></ul><ul><li>Wikieducator: http:// wikieducator.org/Main_Page </li></ul><ul><li>. </li></ul><ul><li>Images: </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.dogbitelaw.wikispaces.net/file/view/hands.jpg/34227495 </li></ul><ul><li>http://cet.emory.edu/images/wikipedia.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.ikiw.org/wp-content/uploads/2008/04/working-the-wiki-way.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>Video: </li></ul><ul><li>http:// www.teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?video_id =20514 </li></ul>
  20. 20. Thank you very much!
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